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UW Medicine to furlough about 4,000 workers

UW Medicine announced furloughs of about 4,000 members of its unionized workforce in spite of the healthcare-system’s position at the forefront of COVID-19 response efforts both locally and globally.

Retail stores, salons ready to reopen in phase 2

When Spokane County officially announced the move to phase two, some businesses were already ready to take in customers. Others still had to put on the finishing touches, making sure it's safe for staff and customers.